Oct 30, 2012 6:00pm EDT
lives back to normal. the devastation from superstorm sandy, is massive. in aftermath of storm 39 people are dead tonight, in manhattan, 18 people. more than 8 million people are without power, here in network america city especially, much of manhattan still without power, we'll cover other parts of the region as well, city's transit system still shut down and could be for days, but the thousand mile wide storm is moving west today across pennsylvania, and ohio. with winds near 50-miles an hour, it will head back to new york tate later tonight, the storm is getting weaker, forecasters warn sandy could bring heavy rain and flooding, sandy brought blizzard conditions to west virginia, and neighboring states like north carolina, with snowfall nearing 3 feet in some places, some worse damage in new jersey, sandy sent tidal rav tied waivee throughout -- wave surge throughout the night, jeff flock is joining us from point pleasant, new jersey, what are you seeing. i'm just glad to see you again. i've been worried watching you cover the storm. >> reporter: it started with you you gerri.
Nov 1, 2012 6:00pm EDT
economic news, there is some stocks benefiting from superstorm sandy. we are covering your assets with the details coming up next. new pink lemonade 5-hour energy? 5-hour energy supports the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. so i can get the energized feeling i need and support a great cause? i'm sold. pink lemonade 5-hour ergy? yeah and a portion of every sale goes to the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. i'm sold. new pink lemonade 5-hour energy. get the alert, energized feeling you need and support breast cancer research and access to care. gerri: economics news for sending shares higher. details in 60 seconds gerri: stocks are higher today after a string of positive economic reports on everything from jobs to consumer confidence. rebuilding stocks led the way. companies selling materials like plumbing and bedding and furniture, they were higher. some as much a 7%. as a result of hurricane sandy, there is a way to play this disaster. joining me now is scott martin for united advisors. welcome back to the show, always good to see you. can i still pl